TUESDAY UPDATES: Boone County gains 34 COVID-19 cases – ABC17News.com

UPGRADE 6:30 P.M.: Camden County health authorities reported another death related to COVID-19 on Tuesday.

This is the countys second coronavirus-related death. Since 4 p.m., the county said it has seen an overall of 80 cases, 11 of which are active.

Health employees said COVID-19 deaths increased by 14 from Monday, reaching 1,042 total deaths.

According to Columbias website, there are now an overall of 547 cases in the county. Of those cases, 190 are active.

Cole County has actually included a minimum of 30 coronavirus cases over the last two weeks, according to health information.

UPDATE 9:15 P.M.: Boone County reported an additional 34 cases Tuesday.

Cole County Health Department.

The website included individuals in between the ages of 20-29 represented 18.7% of statewide coronavirus cases. The 20-24 and 25-29 age varies represent the 2 greatest concentrations of COVID-19 cases, according to state information.

The health departments site said COVID-19 cases increased by 8.3% over the last week. At least 3,078 more individuals have actually tested favorable because June 30.

A health department tweet said the record boost was brought on by a staffing scarcity over the weekend, along with, hold-ups in reporting.

ORIGINAL: The Cole County Health Department said Monday total COVID-19 cases reached 91.

According to the citys dashboard a total of 21 Boone County homeowners have actually been hospitalized with COVID-19. Of those 21 individuals, seven are currently hospitalized.

UPDATE 2:30 P.M.: Missouri set a brand-new record for daily COVID-19 case increases on Tuesday. The boost broke the two-week-old record by more than 200.

Health department spokeswoman Chezney Schulte said individuals who checked positive were called and notified to quarantine.

The state health department said 24,629 have actually tested positive for coronavirus, up by 773 from Monday.

According to health department information, 5.4% of clients evaluated had verified cases of COVID-19. Authorities information stated more than 435,000 people have been tested in the state.

According to county health information, 16 individuals actively have coronavirus, 73 have actually recovered and two have passed away.

Health officials say 355 people have actually been launched from seclusion.

The previous record case increase was set at 553 on June 25. Health workers said reporting hold-ups also triggered that spike in cases.

Todays increase is partially due to reduced staffing for information entry over the holiday weekend and delays in getting data reports from laboratories.– Mo Health & & Sr Srvcs (@HealthyLivingMo) July 7, 2020

According to a Facebook post, the individual died of issues believed to be connected to the virus. The department stated it would not supply anymore information about the death.

County health workers along with the state health department and the Missouri National Guard started a neighborhood testing occasion in Jefferson City Tuesday early morning. Missouri citizens can get evaluated free of charge at the occasion between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. every day through Thursday.

Total coronavirus cases were up by 12 given that the health departments site was updated on Thursday.

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